Ireland and the Irish 



               


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The Devil’s Due – L.D. Beyer

A country at war. A man on the run. A woman left behind. Can a wayward son ever go home? Guilty of a crime he didn’t commit, IRA soldier Frank Kelleher flees through the streets of war-torn Ireland with both the British and the Irish Republican Army trying to put a bullet in his head. He makes his way to America under an assumed name and with a forged passport, as the war in Ireland rages on. Settling in a new land, he finds he ...

Magic Fishing Panties – Kimberly Dalferes

Have you taken to blaming the little people for stealing all the things you can’t find, like the damn Chico’s gift card you are 100% sure you left on the dresser? When you take off your bra, is it as if an airbag has deployed? Have you more than once started a sentence with the phrase “Back when I was in school…”? If you answered yes to any of these questions, welcome to the middle-aged cheap seats. Magic Fishing Panties is the follow-up to Dalferes’ ...

Eagles – MJ Kingston

On an island full of disreputable drinking establishments, the Spread Eagle at New Swinton somehow managed to stand out. It was the quintessential disreputable drinking establishment. The disreputable drinking establishment par excellence. The customers were immoral, frequently violent and often illegal. The staff were promiscuous, cynical and loyal only to each other. Into this insalubrious world steps an entirely unknown quantity: somebody nice… When little Dotty O’Hara, just eighteen and independent for the first time in her life, walks through the door of the Spread ...

We Are Not Ourselves – Matthew Thomas

The instant New York Times bestseller the Washington Post calls a “stunning…superbly rendered” novel, and Entertainment Weekly describes as “a gripping family saga, maybe the best…since The Corrections.” Born in 1941, Eileen Tumulty is raised by her Irish immigrant parents in Woodside, Queens, in an apartment where the mood swings between heartbreak and hilarity, depending on how much alcohol has been consumed. From an early age, Eileen wished that she lived somewhere else. She sets her sights on upper class Bronxville, New York, and an ...

Ian’s Revenge – Jeffrey R Crimmel

Ian’s Revenge is the sequel to Brain Bleed. William Ray, working for Robert Woods, has helped to put a dent into the armor of The Company, whose illegal practices on the NYSE have led to murder. They have a master plan to control the decisions of world governments. They believe they know how the world should be run. Ian is fired as the CEO of The Company after failing to find out who his enemy is. He has to seek help from his Irish cousin ...

I Was In Love With a Short Man Once – Kimberly Dalferes

Have you ever wondered if the life of the woman standing next to you in the checkout line is as weird as yours? Could it be possible you’re trapped in a bizarre reality show, where the object of the game is to get the crazy lady to flip out just one more time? If so, this book confirms you are in good company. “I Was In Love With a Short Man Once” is a collection of stories written from the perspective of a crazy Southern ...

The Edge of Lost – Kristina McMorris

On a cold night in October 1937, searchlights cut through the darkness around Alcatraz. A prison guard’s only daughter—one of the youngest civilians who lives on the island—has gone missing. Tending the warden’s greenhouse, convicted bank robber Tommy Capello waits anxiously. Only he knows the truth about the little girl’s whereabouts, and that both of their lives depend on the search’s outcome. Almost two decades earlier and thousands of miles away, a young boy named Shanley Keagan ekes out a living as an aspiring vaudevillian ...

The Traveller’s Daughter – Michelle Vernal

‘If you lie down with dogs you’ll rise with fleas’ – Irish Proverb Rosa Sorenson’s conversation was often peppered with sayings from her homeland. It was these conversational clangers that gave her daughter Kitty the only clue as to a childhood her mother refused to speak of. When she passes away suddenly, Kitty is resigned to never knowing the girl her mother once was. Then out of the blue she receives an invitation that will take her on a journey into the past Rosa never ...